- Lung Cancer Basics
Sometimes costs aren’t the only challenge when it comes to lung cancer. You may be faced with issues related to your legal rights, benefits and employment. There are organizations that specialize in this type of help.
Cancer Legal Resource Center
The CLRC provides free information and resources on cancer-related legal issues to cancer survivors, caregivers, health care professionals, employers and others coping with cancer. Visit their website or call their toll-free Telephone Assistance Line 1-866-THE-CLRC (843-2572)
Patient Advocate Foundation
Patient Advocate Foundation offers patients assistance with specific issues they are facing with their insurer, employer and/or creditor regarding insurance, job retention and/or debt crisis matters relative to their diagnosis of life threatening or debilitating diseases. They can be reached through their website or calling 1-800-532-5274.
Cancer and Careers
Cancer and Careers is dedicated to empowering and educating people with cancer to thrive in their workplace by providing expert advice, interactive tools and educational events.